Dr. Tammy Meister has practiced orthodontics on Grand Avenue for over 20 years.
A native of Plymouth, MN, Dr. Meister attended and graduated from Minnesota schools. An alumnus of Gustavus Adolphus College, she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a major in Biology and a minor in Spanish. While at Gustavus, she was able to study a semester in Madrid, Spain.
She completed dental school at the University of Minnesota where she spent a semester as a dental exchange student in Lima, Peru at the private dental school, Cayetano Heredia. Her educational experiences in Peru and Spain have helped her to communicate with many of our Spanish-speaking patients and their families.
After dental school, Dr. Meister was a General Practice Resident at Hennepin County Medical Center which expanded her knowledge of medical/dental problems.
Dr. Meister completed a 2-year Master’s degree program in TMJ and Craniofacial Pain at the University of Minnesota and has worked at the Minnesota Head and Neck Pain Clinic. She then completed her 2-year specialty training in Orthodontics at the University of Minnesota to obtain her specialty certificate in orthodontics.
Dr. Meister is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. She is also an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the Minnesota Association of Orthodontists as well as many other professional organizations and study clubs.
Married with two children, Dr. Meister lives in the neighborhood and is active in the community.